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Network - No entries in /etc/hosts

Description

Ensures that there are no extra entries in /etc/hosts

Check Script: network-empty-hosts.sh

#!/bin/bash

output=$(cat /etc/hosts | egrep -v "localhost|$HOSTNAME|^#|ip6|^ *$") if [ "$output" != "" ]; then result_failed "Unexpected entries in /etc/hosts: $output" fi
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